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Winklevoss Twins

Sister Amanda dies on movie set

14 Jun, 2002

Amanda WinklevossAmanda Wiklevoss, 23, dies on the set of the movie “Analyze That”. Amanda asked her friends to wait in a car while, in heavy rain, she approached a camera truck on the “Analyze That” set in the hope of introducing herself to filmmakers working on the Robert De Niro-Billy Crystal film. She was an aspiring film maker and had just sold a documentary caled “Mistaken Identity“, related to the Sept. 11 World Trade Center attacks. However, after she was ordered out of the truck she fell from the wet ramp banged her head and slumped unconscious on the ground. A teamster from the set drove to St. Vincents Hospital on Seventh Avenue, where she was pronounced dead on arrival. Although friends believe she may have been electrocuted, the twins confim police reports that Amanda died of a cocaine overdose and cardiac arrest. A memorial service is held in Greenwich and she is buried in Quogue, the Wiklevoss’s summer hometown.